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Buy-to-let mortgage deposit requirements could rise to 60% in 2017

 The bolts are set to be tightened for landlords that are looking for a buy to let mortgage with a small deposit, as mortgage deposit requirements could rise to 60% in some areas, as we approach 2017.
This deposit rise has been provoked by a perfect storm of tax changes, risk-averse lenders, and strict stress tests, that may push some areas to off limits and out of budget, for potential investors.